Awards

Chapbook Fellowships

Launched in 2003, the PSA's Chapbook Program publishes each winner's work as a gorgeous chapbook, allowing new voices to reach new audiences.


DEADLINE

October 1-December 23 2019

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PRIZE

$1,000

and publication


Judges

The PSA Chapbook Fellowship 30 and Under

Gabrielle Calvocoressi

Oliver de la Paz

The PSA Chapbook Fellowship

Kim Addonizio

Jericho Brown


The PSA Chapbook Fellowship 30 and Under

Open to any U. S. citizen or anyone currently living within the U. S. who is 30 or under and has not published a full-length poetry collection.



The PSA Chapbook Fellowship

Open to any U.S. citizen or anyone currently living within the U. S. who has not published a full-length poetry collection.


SUBMISSION DETAILS & INSTRUCTIONS

  • Please submit only one copy of your manuscript.
  • Manuscript page length: between 20-30 pages of poetry (front matter not included in count).
  • Poems must be typed.
  • Do not include photocopies of poems from magazines or journals. Manuscripts should include no more than one poem per page.
  • No illustrations may be included.
  • Multiple submissions are not accepted.
  • Manuscripts with more than one author will not be accepted.
  • Translations will not be accepted.

A complete submission should include:

  • A title page with contest name (The PSA Chapbook Fellowship or The PSA Chapbook Fellowship 30 and Under), your name, address, telephone, email, and any other relevant contact information. Your name should not appear elsewhere in the manuscript.
  • A title page with just the title of the manuscript.
  • An acknowledgments page. Poems included in your manuscript may be previously published, but please include an acknowledgments page listing specific publications.
  • A complete Table of Contents.
  • Your manuscript.



Four Quartets Prize

The Four Quartets Prize is for a unified and complete sequence of poems published in America in a print or online journal, chapbook, or book.

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Chapbook Fellowships

Launched in 2003, the PSA's Chapbook Program publishes each winner's work as a gorgeous chapbook, allowing new voices to reach new audiences.

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Frost & Shelley Awards

The Frost Medal and Shelley Memorial Award recognize lifetime and mid-career achievement in poetry. By nomination only.

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